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    Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    Which are commonly used shortcuts while using a windows computer?



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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    There are many commonly used shortcuts for a windows computer. The shortcuts are used for specific purposes. Usually the shortcuts are combinations of two or more keys. Ctrl + C is used to copy data. By using this shortcut, you will be able to copy sentences, words, pictures and even number. Ctrl+ V is the shortcut for paste. Ctrl + X is the shortcut for Cutting. Ctrl + S are used for saving files. The shortcut Ctrl + P is used for printing documents and pictures. These are some of the commonly used shortcuts on a windows computer.

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    many useful shorcut.
    for shutting down use "alt + F4" or "alt + s " or window key.
    F11 for full screen . n F5 for referesh . Esc for close the program.
    ctrl +s saving files, ctrl +o opening files, ctrl +n for new files, ctrl + c copy files, ctrl + v pasting , ctrl +x cutting, . etc.

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    There are many shortcuts used on windows computer like :

    Ctrl C for Copying

    Ctrl + P for printing

    Ctrl + V for pasting

    Ctrl + X for cutting the data copied

    etc

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    There are many shortcut key available.u can easily used them and make ur work easy.i can give u a list :


    Microsoft Windows shortcut keys:

    • Shortcut Keys 3.x 9x ME NT 2K XP Vista 7 Description
    • Alt + Tab X X X X X X X X Switch between open applications.
    • Alt + Shift + Tab X X X X X X X X Switch backwards between open applications.
    • Alt + double-click X X X X X X X Display the properties of the object you double-click on. For example, doing this on a file would display its properties.
    • Ctrl + Tab X X X X X X X X Switches between program groups or document windows in applications that support this feature.
    • Ctrl + Shift + Tab X X X X X X X X Same as above but backwards.
    • Alt + Print Screen
    • X X X X X X X X Create a screen shot only for the program you are currently in.
    • Ctrl + Print Screen
    • X X X X Creates a screen shot of the entire screen
    • Ctrl + Alt + Del X X X X X X X X Reboot the computer and brings up the Windows task manager.
    • Ctrl + Shift + Esc X X X X Immediately bring up the Windows task manager.
    • Ctrl + Esc X X X X X X X X Bring up the Windows Start menu. In Windows 3.x this would bring up the Task Manager.
    • Alt + Esc X X X X X X X Switch Between open applications on taskbar.
    • F1 X X X X X X X X Activates help for current open application.
    • F2 X X X X X X X X Renames selected Icon.
    • F3 X X X X X X X Starts find from desktop.
    • F4 X X X X X X X Opens the drive selection when browsing.
    • F5 X X X X X X X Refresh Contents to where you were on the page.
    • Ctrl + F5 X X Refreshes page to the beginning of the page.
    • F10 X X X X X X X X Activates menu bar.
    • Shift + F10 X X X X X X X Simulates right-click on selected item.
    • F4 X X X X X X X Select a different location to browse in the Windows Explorer toolbar.
    • Alt + F4 X X X X X X X X Closes Current open program.
    • Ctrl + F4 X X X X X X X X Closes Window in Program.
    • F6 X X X X X X X Move cursor to different Windows Explorer pane.
    • Alt + Space bar X X X X X X X X Drops down the window control menu.
    • Ctrl + (the '+' key on the keypad)
    • X X X X X X Automatically adjust the widths of all the columns in Windows explorer
    • Alt + Enter X X X X X X X Opens properties window of selected icon or program.
    • Alt + Space bar X X X X X X X Open the control menu for the current window open.
    • Shift + Del X X X X X X X Delete programs/files without throwing them into the recycle bin.
    • Holding Shift X X X X X X X X Boot Safe Mode or by pass system files as the computer is booting.
    • Holding Shift X X X X X X X When putting in an audio CD, will prevent CD Player from playing.
    • Enter X X X X X X X X Activates the highlighted program.
    • Alt + Down arrow X X X X X X X Display all available options on drop down menu.
    • * (on the keypad)
    • X X X X X X X Expands all folders on the currently selected folder or drive in Windows Explorer.
    • + (on the keypad) X X X X X X X Expands only the currently selected folder in Windows Explorer.
    • - (on the keypad) X X X X X X X Collapses the currently selected folder in Windows Explorer.
    • Windows key keyboard shortcuts
    • Below is a listing of Windows keys that can be used on computers running a Microsoft Windows operating system and using a keyboard with a Windows key. In the below list of shortcuts, the Windows key is represented by "WINKEY".
    • Shortcut Keys Description
    • WINKEY Pressing the Windows key alone will open Start.
    • WINKEY + F1 Opens the Microsoft Windows help and support center.
    • WINKEY + F3 Opens the Advanced find window in Microsoft Outlook.
    • WINKEY + D Brings the desktop to the top of all other windows.
    • WINKEY + M Minimizes all windows.
    • WINKEY + SHIFT + M Undo the minimize done by WINKEY + M and WINKEY + D.
    • WINKEY + E Open Microsoft Explorer.
    • WINKEY + Tab Cycle through open programs through the taskbar.
    • WINKEY + F Display the Windows Search / Find feature.
    • WINKEY + CTRL + F Display the search for computers window.
    • WINKEY + R Open the run window.
    • WINKEY + Pause / Break key Open the system properties window.
    • WINKEY + U Open Utility Manager.
    • WINKEY + L Lock the computer and switch users if needed (Windows XP and above only).
    • WINKEY + P Quickly change between monitor display types. (Windows 7 only)
    • WINKEY + LEFT ARROW Shrinks the window to 1/2 screen on the left side for side by side viewing. (Windows 7 only)
    • WINKEY + RIGHT ARROW Shrinks the window to 1/2 screen on the right side for side by side viewing. (Windows 7 only)
    • WINKEY + UP ARROW When in the side by side viewing mode, this shortcut takes the screen back to full size. (Windows 7 only)
    • WINKEY + DOWN ARROW Minimizes the screen. Also, when in the side by side viewing mode, this shortcut takes the screen back to a minimized size. (Windows 7 only)

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    Dear,

    There are allots of the short - cut keys are available in MS office software.
    Ctrl + c - copy
    Ctrl + V - paste
    Ctrl + X - cut
    Ctrl + E - center aligment
    Ctrl + B - Bold of text
    Ctrl + I - Ittalic
    Ctrl + U - underline of text
    Ctrl + k - Use of hyper link

    There are many more shortcut keys.

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    Win+Home: Clear all but the active window.

    Win+Space: All windows become transparent so you can see through to the desktop.

    Win+Up arrow: Maximize the active window.

    Shift+Win+Up arrow: Maximize the active window vertically.

    Win+Down arrow: Minimize the window/Restore the window if it's maximized.

    Win+Left/Right arrows: Dock the window to each side of the monitor.

    Shift+Win+Left/Right arrows: Move the window to the monitor on the left or right.

    Ctrl+Shift+N: Creates a new folder in Windows Explorer.

    Alt+Up: Goes up a folder level in Windows Explorer.

    Alt+P: Toggles the preview pane in Windows Explorer.

    Shift+Right-Click on a file: Adds Copy as Path, which copies the path of a file to the clipboard.

    Shift+Right-Click on a file: Adds extra hidden items to the Send To menu .

    Shift+Right-Click on a folder: Adds Command Prompt Here, which lets you easily open a command prompt in that folder .

    Win+P: Adjust presentation settings for your display.

    Win+(+/-): Zoom in/out.

    Win+G: Cycle between the Windows Gadgets on your screen.

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    for the fast and reliable work windows offers varies shortcuts to perform the desired tasks like for coping ctrl +C is used, for cut cyrl +X is used, for paste ctrl +v is used similarly for saving a document the ctrl +s is used , for selecting the whole text ctrl +A is used, for getting shut down menu alt + F4 is used,for task manager menu ctrl + alt + del. is used.

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    There are many shortcuts used in the windows OS which makes computer easier to use and they are
    Alt + f4
    ctrl + C
    ctrl + x
    ctrl + V
    ctrl + B
    ctrl + A
    windows key + D
    windows key + L etc these are the some of the shortcuts to use in the windows OS.

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    SHORTCUT`S FOR WINDOWS:-


    • F1: Starts Windows Help
    • F10: Activates menu bar options
    • SHIFT+F10 Opens a shortcut menu for the selected item (this is the same as right-clicking an object
    • CTRL+ESC: Opens the Start menu (use the ARROW keys to select an item)
    • CTRL+ESC or ESC: Selects the Start button (press TAB to select the taskbar, or press SHIFT+F10 for a context menu)
    • CTRL+SHIFT+ESC: Opens Windows Task Manager
    • ALT+DOWN ARROW: Opens a drop-down list box
    • ALT+TAB: Switch to another running program (hold down the ALT key and then press the TAB key to view the task-switching window)
    • SHIFT: Press and hold down the SHIFT key while you insert a CD-ROM to bypass the automatic-run feature
    • ALT+SPACE: Displays the main window's System menu (from the System menu, you can restore, move, resize, minimize, maximize, or close the window)
    • ALT+- (ALT+hyphen): Displays the Multiple Document Interface (MDI) child window's System menu (from the MDI child window's System menu, you can restore, move, resize, minimize, maximize, or close the child window)
    • CTRL+TAB: Switch to the next child window of a Multiple Document Interface (MDI) program
    • ALT+underlined letter in menu: Opens the menu
    • ALT+F4: Closes the current window
    • CTRL+F4: Closes the current Multiple Document Interface (MDI) window
    • ALT+F6: Switch between multiple windows in the same program (for example, when the Notepad Find dialog box is displayed, ALT+F6 switches between the Find dialog box and the main Notepad window)

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    There are many Short Cuts used in Windows.

    Alt+Tab--> to look at the Opened Windows.
    Windows Key + D--> To Minimize the Window.
    Windows Key + Tab--> To look at the Opened Windows in the Graphical Way.
    Shift+Del-> To delete the file Permanently.
    Windows Key+R--> Opens the Run.

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    The following are the shortcuts available for use in windows computer-

    ALT+SPACEBAR Display the System menu.
    SHIFT+F10 Display the Help and Support shortcut menu.
    ALT+TAB Switch between the Help and Support Center and other open windows.
    CTRL+TAB Switch to the next pane.
    CTRL+SHIFT+TAB Switch to the previous pane.
    UP ARROW Move up one item in the Index, search results, or list of Help topics.
    DOWN ARROW Move down one item in the Index, search results, or list of Help topics.
    PAGE UP Move up one page in the Index, search results, or list of Help topics.
    PAGE DOWN Move down one page in the Index, search results, or list of Help topics.
    F6 Switch focus between the different panes in Help and Support Center.
    UP ARROW or DOWN ARROW Scroll through a topic.
    CTRL+HOME Move to the beginning of a topic.
    CTRL+END Move to the end of a topic.
    CTRL+A Select all text in a pane.
    CTRL+P Print a topic.
    ALT+LEFT ARROW Move back to the previously viewed topic.
    ALT+RIGHT ARROW Move forward to the next (previously viewed) topic.
    ALT+F4 Close Help and Support Center.

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    You can use the following basic shortcuts for faster operation on windows computer-
    Ctrl + c - used for coping
    Ctrl + V - used for pasting the copied file/text
    Ctrl + X - used for cutting and moving of file/text
    Ctrl + Z - used for Undoing the previous action
    Ctrl + E - used for center alignment
    Ctrl + B - used for Bold of text
    Ctrl + A - used for selecting all
    Ctrl + I - used for Italic
    Ctrl + U - used to underline of text
    Ctrl + k - Use of hyper link

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?









    There they are many shortcuts usually used for some computer of windows. The shortcuts are used for the specific purposes. Normally the shortcuts are combinations of two or more keys. CTRL + the c is accustomed to copy data. For using this take a short cut, will be capable of copy sentences, words, cinemas and even number. CTRL+ the v is the shortcut for the paste. CTRL + the x is the shortcut to stop. CTRL + the s is used to save files. The CTRL of shortcut + the p is used to print documents and cinemas. This one are one of the usually were accustomed shortcuts in some computer of windows.

    Change+Triumph+Ascendant fleche: Increase to the maximum the active window vertically.

    Triumph+Down it draws: Minimize the window/restores the window if it it interprets in the more wide sense.

    Triumph+Fleches of left/right side: Stuff the window to each side of the monitor.

    Change+Triumph+Fleches of left/right side: Move the window to the monitor to the left or makes straight .

    CTRL+Change+N: Create a new folder in the explorer of Windows

    Alt+Rise: Go up a level of folder in the explorer of Windows.

    Alt+P: Elbow-shaped lever the sheet of glass of previous view in the Windows explorer.
    Change+Give a blow to the secondary key of the mouse on in a file: Add the copy as the road, that copies the road of a file to the briefcase.

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    Shortcut you may use frequently are as follows

    Alt + Tab
    Switch between open applications.


    Alt + Shift + Tab

    Switch backwards between open applications.


    Alt + double click on Icon

    Display Properties


    Alt + Print Screen

    Create Screenshot of the Window of the program you are current working in


    Ctrl + Print Screen

    Screen shot of Entire screen


    F1

    Help


    F2

    Rename (Any file/Folder)


    F3

    Find


    F5

    Refresh Contents


    Alt + F4

    Close Current program.


    Ctrl + F4

    Closes Window in Program.


    Shift + Del

    Delete programs/files without transferring to the recycle bin.


    Ctrl + C

    Copy the current select file/Folder


    Ctrl + X

    Cut the current select file/Folder


    Ctrl + V

    Paste the file/Folder which is Cut or Copy

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    There are many shortcuts in Windows Computer.
    Some of them I am listing here:
    Ctrl+C....Copy
    Ctrl+V....Paste
    Ctrl+X....Cut
    Ctrl+P....Print
    Alt+F4...Close any program or file
    F5....Refresh
    Ctrl+S....Save a document or file
    Alt+Tab....Switch between opened programs
    Ctrl+Alt+Del....Windows Task Manager
    and many more shortcuts are available....

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    dear friend,


    Alt + Shift + Backspace System menu
    Alt + Down Drop a combo box (the combo box should have focus first)
    F4 Drop a combo box (the combo box should have focus first)
    Esc Dismisses any dialog that has the Cancel button.
    Dismisses an open menu
    Dismisses an open combo box
    Ctrl + Esc Open the Start menu
    Tab In a word processing application, moves one tab ahead
    In a spreadsheet application, moves from cell to cell
    In a dialog, moves from an item (that can be changed) to the next item in order (the order is set by the programmer)))
    Alt + Tab Switches to another one of the opened applications. If you hold Alt, a list of the open applications display and you can choose one
    Shift + Esc Switches to another one of the opened applications
    Shift + F10 Behaves like Right-Click
    Ctrl + C Copy
    Ctrl + X Cut
    Ctrl + V Paste
    Ctrl + Z Undo
    Ctrl + Y Redo
    Delete Delete

    English Keys Action
    Ctrl + N Start a new, empty document
    Ctrl + O Open a document
    Ctrl + F12 Open
    Ctrl + S Saves the current document. Will call the Save As dialog if the document has not yet been saved
    F12 Calls the Save As dialog and allows saving the current document under a different name or in a different location
    Ctrl + P Calls the Print dialog.
    Ctrl + F2 Print Preview
    Alt + F4 Closes Microsoft Word 97
    Ctrl + W In MS Word 97, it closes the current document
    In MS Word 2000, it closes the whole application
    Ctrl + C Copy
    Ctrl + X Cut
    Ctrl + V Paste
    Ctrl + Z Undo
    Ctrl + Y Redo
    Ctrl + Shift + C Format Painter
    Delete Deletes the characters or clears the selection
    Ctrl + Backspace Delete the current word
    Ctrl + F Find
    Shift + F4 Find
    Ctrl + H Replace
    Ctrl + G Go To
    F5 Go To
    Ctrl + B Bold
    Ctrl + I Italic
    Ctrl + U Underline
    Ctrl + L Left alignment of paragraph
    Ctrl + E Center alignment of paragraph
    Ctrl + R Right alignment of paragraph
    Ctrl + J Justified alignment
    Shift + F3 Changes case (convert the word from lowercase to uppercase and vice versa).
    Ctrl + T Moves Tab to the right
    Ctrl + Shift + T Moves Tab to the left
    Ctrl + Q Moves Tab to the far left regardless of its current position
    Ctrl + D Calls the Font dialog
    F7 Spelling and Grammar
    Shift + F7 Thesaurus
    Ctrl + K Hyperlink
    Ctrl + Shift + 8 Show/Hide
    F1 Help
    Shift + F1 Context Sensitive Help
    Allows to view the formatting applied to the document
    Ctrl + Shift + F5 Bookmark

    Ctrl + F4 Closes the current document (not Microsoft Word 97)
    Ctrl + F5 Restores the current document
    Ctrl + F10 Maximizes the current document

    Alt + F + X Closes Microsoft Word 97
    F4 Repeats last action
    Home Moves the cursor to the beginning of the current line
    End Moves the cursor to the end of the current line.
    Ctrl + Right Moves the cursor to the beginning of next word
    Ctrl + Left Moves the cursor to the beginning of previous word
    Shift + Right Selects one letter right at a time
    Shift + Left Selects one letter left at a time
    Shift + Down Selects one line at a time (pay attention to where the cursor is)
    Ctrl + Shift + Down Selects from the cursor to the end of the current paragraph

    all the bast.

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    Smile Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    ^Hi Buddy^


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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    hi,
    it's seems you are new for windows computer.........and hence it's my duty to guide to you about the shortcut keys which are generally used in windows computer.
    For better understanding purpose, I send you two links of videos, where both will tell you about shortcut keys nicely.
    Here you go :-
    1st link:-
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lh59Xhlgd5U

    2nd link:-
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vrHa58k7fHk

    Best of luck...Hope you will enjoy......

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    hello friend,

    Shortcut Keys for Windows Computer :-













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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    There are many short cut in window but most popular short cut key are

    ctrl+c- copy

    ctrl+v - paste

    ctrl+x- cut

    ctrl+s -save

    f9 to find the error

    All short cut keys in window are

    CTRL+SHIFT+F --Change the font

    CTRL+SHIFT+P --Change the font size

    CTRL+SHIFT+> --Increase the font size

    CTRL+SHIFT+< --Decrease the font size

    CTRL+] ---Increase the font size by 1 point

    CTRL+[ --Decrease the font size by 1 point

    CTRL+D --Change the formatting of characters (Font command, Format menu)

    SHIFT+F3 --Change the case of letters

    CTRL+SHIFT+A --Format letters as all capitals

    CTRL+B --Apply bold formatting

    CTRL+U --Apply an underline

    CTRL+SHIFT+W --Underline words but not spaces

    CTRL+SHIFT+D --Double-underline text

    CTRL+SHIFT+H --Apply hidden text formatting

    CTRL+I --Apply italic formatting

    CTRL+SHIFT+K --Format letters as small capitals

    CTRL+EQUAL SIGN --Apply subscript formatting (automatic spacing)

    CTRL+SHIFT+PLUS SIGN --Apply superscript formatting (automatic spacing)

    CTRL+SPACEBAR --Remove manual character formatting

    CTRL+SHIFT+Q --Change the selection to the Symbol font

    View and Copy Text Formats
    Press
    To
    CTRL+SHIFT+* (asterisk) --Display nonprinting characters

    SHIFT+F1 (then click the text whose formatting you want to review)
    Review text formatting

    CTRL+SHIFT+C --Copy formats

    CTRL+SHIFT+V
    Paste formats

    Ctrl + N -- Start a new, empty document
    Ctrl + O -- Open a document
    Ctrl + F12 -- Open
    Ctrl + S -- Saves the current document. Will call the Save As dialog if the document has not yet been saved
    F12 -- Calls the Save As dialog and allows saving the current document under a different name or in a different location
    Ctrl + P -- Calls the Print dialog.
    Ctrl + F2 -- Print Preview
    Alt + F4 -- Closes Microsoft Word 97
    Ctrl + W -- In MS Word 97, it closes the current document
    In MS Word 2000, it closes the whole application
    Ctrl + C -- Copy
    Ctrl + X -- Cut
    Ctrl + V -- Paste
    Ctrl + Z -- Undo
    Ctrl + Y -- Redo
    Delete Deletes the characters or clears the selection
    Ctrl + Backspace Delete the current word
    Ctrl + F Find
    Shift + F4 Find
    Ctrl + H Replace
    Ctrl + G Go To
    F5 Go To
    Ctrl + B Bold
    Ctrl + I Italic
    Ctrl + U Underline
    Ctrl + L Left alignment of paragraph
    Ctrl + E Center alignment of paragraph
    Ctrl + R Right alignment of paragraph
    Ctrl + J Justified alignment
    Shift + F3 Changes case (convert the word from lowercase to uppercase and vice versa).
    Ctrl + T Moves Tab to the right
    Ctrl + Shift + T Moves Tab to the left
    Ctrl + Q Moves Tab to the far left regardless of its current position
    Ctrl + D Calls the Font dialog
    F7 Spelling and Grammar
    Shift + F7 Thesaurus
    Ctrl + K Hyperlink
    Ctrl + Shift + 8 Show/Hide
    F1 Help
    Shift + F1 Context Sensitive Help
    Allows to view the formatting applied to the document
    Ctrl + Shift + F5 Bookmark


    Ctrl + F4 Closes the current document (not Microsoft Word 97)
    Ctrl + F5 Restores the current document
    Ctrl + F10 Maximizes the current document


    Alt + F + X Closes Microsoft Word 97
    F4 Repeats last action
    Home Moves the cursor to the beginning of the current line
    End Moves the cursor to the end of the current line.
    Ctrl + Right Moves the cursor to the beginning of next word
    Ctrl + Left Moves the cursor to the beginning of previous word
    Shift + Right Selects one letter right at a time
    Shift + Left Selects one letter left at a time
    Shift + Down Selects one line at a time (pay attention to where the cursor is)
    Ctrl + Shift + Down Selects from the cursor to the end of the current paragraph


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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    Dear Friend,

    There are lots of Shortcuts in Windows, Shortcuts help us do our work directly, easily and comfortably.

    Some Basic, most common known and useful shortcut are given below :

    1) Start button on keyboard will open start menu no matter what are you doing.

    2) Ctrl-C will copy the selected.

    3) Ctrl+V will paste the copied.

    4) Ctrl+X will cut the selected.

    5) Ctrl+S will save the wanted.

    6) F5 will refresh.

    7) Ctrl-Z will undo last work.

    8) Del/Delete will the delete the selected.

    9) Ctrl+Esc will open Start menu.

    10) Esc will exit current/minimize full-screen.

    11) Pressing Shift key will turn on sticky key.

    12) Start button+U Ease of access center.(In windows 7) (service name may be different in XP)

    There are much more shortcuts in Microsoft Windows, but the above are most used, basic and useful ones.

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    HELLO,
    THERE ARE MANY SHORCUTS WHICH ARE BEEN USED THEY ARE AS FOLLOWS --

    1)Ctrl+Shift+N to Create a New Folder

    2)Ctrl+Shift+Click to Open a Program As Administrator

    3) Shift+Right-Click Enhances Send to Menu

    4)Shift+Right-Click on a Folder to Open Command Prompt

    5)Win+Space to Quickly Show Desktop

    6)Win+Up/Down/Left/Right for Moving the Active Window

    7)Win+T to Get to Taskbar Items

    8)Shift+Click on a Taskbar App to Open a New Instance of the App

    9)Win+B to Move Focus to the System Tray

    10) Win+P for Quickly Connecting Your Laptop to a Projector

    11)Ctrl+Shift+Esc Can Quickly Open Windows Task Manager

    There are common shortcuts for windows but i have given most surprising shortcuts.

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    Hello Friend,
    Short cuts for windows computer are
    -->To get windows you need to press Start button in the keyboard.
    -->For copying anything you need press ctrl+c.
    -->For pasting purpose you need to click ctrl+v.
    -->For deleting purpose you need press ctrl+x.
    -->For playing songs you will have shortcut key in the keyboard like play symbol.
    -->If you are running more than one program then if you want jump into another window just press 'just hold alt and blink the tab'..
    -->For the upper letters no need to caps lock should be on position you can hold shift and then press letter which you want..
    -->If you want to see the properties of the file then press properties button which is their between alt and ctrl.

    Thank you...

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    Hi,
    Following are the shortcut keys for the Window computer:

    Alt + F File menu options in current program.
    Alt + E Edit options in current program
    F1 Universal Help in almost every Windows program.
    Ctrl + A Select all text.
    Ctrl + X Cut selected item.
    Shift + Del Cut selected item.
    Ctrl + C Copy selected item.
    Ctrl + Ins Copy selected item
    Ctrl + V Paste
    Shift + Ins Paste
    Ctrl + Home Goes to beginning of document.
    Ctrl + End Goes to end of document.
    Shift + Home Highlights from current position to beginning of line.
    Shift + End Highlights from current position to end of line.
    Ctrl + Left arrow Moves one word to the left at a time.
    Ctrl + Right arrow Moves one word to the right at a time.

    Hope you have got your answer...

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    guyss....some shortcuts......

    ALT+SPACEBAR


    Display the System menu.
    SHIFT+F10 Display the Help and Support shortcut menu.
    ALT+TAB Switch between the Help and Support Center and other open windows.
    CTRL+TAB Switch to the next pane.
    CTRL+SHIFT+TAB Switch to the previous pane.
    UP ARROW Move up one item in the Index, search results, or list of Help topics.
    DOWN ARROW Move down one item in the Index, search results, or list of Help topics.
    PAGE UP Move up one page in the Index, search results, or list of Help topics.
    PAGE DOWN Move down one page in the Index, search results, or list of Help topics.
    F6 Switch focus between the different panes in Help and Support Center.
    UP ARROW or DOWN ARROW Scroll through a topic.
    CTRL+HOME Move to the beginning of a topic.
    CTRL+END Move to the end of a topic.
    CTRL+A Select all text in a pane.
    CTRL+P Print a topic.
    ALT+LEFT ARROW Move back to the previously viewed topic.
    ALT+RIGHT ARROW Move forward to the next (previously viewed) topic.
    ALT+F4 Close Help and Support Center.

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    abhiabhishek Array
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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    Hi friend,
    there are many short cuts used in windows
    Some of them are
    Ctrl+c - copy
    Ctrl+v- paste
    Ctrl+X - cut
    Ctrl+Z - undo
    Ctrl+Y - redo
    shift+ arrow - to select
    Ctrl+A - to select all
    shift +del for permanent delete
    alt+F4 to close
    Windows +tab to shift between tabs

    REGARDS....................

  28. #28
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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    Dear

    If you are having problem into the shortcuts..So don't take any tension because i can show you that Some of the best shortcuts keys which is mostly used in the windows computer..So just have a look....
    Ctrl + A = select all files and folder
    Ctrl + C = copy
    Ctrl + V = paste
    Ctrl + S = save
    Ctrl + N = new
    Ctrl + Z = undo
    Ctrl + R = redo
    Tab + window key = Change the window
    These are the most usable key for the windows computer...
    Thank You...



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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    Hi my dear friend......and the userful shortcuts are


    CTRL+C (Copy)

    CTRL+X (Cut)

    CTRL+V (Paste)

    CTRL+Z (Undo)

    DELETE (Delete)

    SHIFT+DELETE (Delete the selected item permanently without placing the item in the Recycle Bin)

    CTRL while dragging an item (Copy the selected item)

    CTRL+SHIFT while dragging an item (Create a shortcut to the selected item)

    F2 key (Rename the selected item)

    CTRL+RIGHT ARROW (Move the insertion point to the beginning of the next word)

    CTRL+LEFT ARROW (Move the insertion point to the beginning of the previous word)

    CTRL+DOWN ARROW (Move the insertion point to the beginning of the next paragraph)

    CTRL+UP ARROW (Move the insertion point to the beginning of the previous paragraph)

    CTRL+SHIFT with any of the arrow keys (Highlight a block of text)

    SHIFT with any of the arrow keys (Select more than one item in a window or on the desktop, or select text in a document)

    CTRL+A (Select all)

    F3 key (Search for a file or a folder)

    ALT+ENTER (View the properties for the selected item)

    ALT+F4 (Close the active item, or quit the active program)

    ALT+ENTER (Display the properties of the selected object)

    ALT+SPACEBAR (Open the shortcut menu for the active window)

    CTRL+F4 (Close the active document in programs that enable you to have multiple documents open simultaneously)

    ALT+TAB (Switch between the open items)

    ALT+ESC (Cycle through items in the order that they had been opened)

    F6 key (Cycle through the screen elements in a window or on the desktop)

    F4 key (Display the Address bar list in My Computer or Windows Explorer)

    SHIFT+F10 (Display the shortcut menu for the selected item)

    ALT+SPACEBAR (Display the System menu for the active window)

    CTRL+ESC (Display the Start menu)

    ALT+Underlined letter in a menu name (Display the corresponding menu)

    Underlined letter in a command name on an open menu (Perform the corresponding command)

    F10 key (Activate the menu bar in the active program)

    RIGHT ARROW (Open the next menu to the right, or open a submenu)

    LEFT ARROW (Open the next menu to the left, or close a submenu)

    F5 key (Update the active window)

    BACKSPACE (View the folder one level up in My Computer or Windows Explorer)

    ESC (Cancel the current task)

    SHIFT when you insert a CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive (Prevent the CD-ROM from automatically playing)
    Dialog Box Keyboard Shortcuts

    CTRL+TAB (Move forward through the tabs)

    CTRL+SHIFT+TAB (Move backward through the tabs)

    TAB (Move forward through the options)

    SHIFT+TAB (Move backward through the options)

    ALT+Underlined letter (Perform the corresponding command or select the corresponding option)

    ENTER (Perform the command for the active option or button)

    SPACEBAR (Select or clear the check box if the active option is a check box)

    Arrow keys (Select a button if the active option is a group of option buttons)

    F1 key (Display Help)

    F4 key (Display the items in the active list)

    BACKSPACE (Open a folder one level up if a folder is selected in the Save As or Open dialog box)

    m*cro$oft Natural Keyboard Shortcuts

    Windows Logo (Display or hide the Start menu)

    Windows Logo+BREAK (Display the System Properties dialog box)

    Windows Logo+D (Display the desktop)

    Windows Logo+M (Minimize all of the windows)

    Windows Logo+SHIFT+M (Restore the minimized windows)

    Windows Logo+E (Open My Computer)

    Windows Logo+F (Search for a file or a folder) .............................THANK YOU and ALL THE BEST

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    Dear friend,
    There are so many shortcuts in windows computer.
    ->ctrl+c =copy
    ->ctrl+v =paste
    ->ctrl+z =undo
    ->ctrl+a =select all
    ->press f2= decrease the brightness
    -> press f3= increase the brightness

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    ctrl + C for copy
    ctrl + x for cut
    ctrl + V for paste
    ctrl + A select all
    alt+F4 close
    WIN+E open my computer
    WIN+L lock the computer
    WIN+D go to desktop
    WIN+TAB switch between the tabs
    WIN+M MINIMIZE THE WINDOW
    CTRL+SHIFT+ESC GO TO TASK MANAGER
    F2 RENAME
    F1 HELP
    F11 FULL SCREEN
    F5 REFRESH
    SHIFT+ DELETE DELETES PERMANENTLY
    WIN+U EASE OF ACCESS CENTER
    CTRL+O OPEN
    CTRL+S SAVE
    ALT+LEFTSHIFT+NUMLOCK TO ACTIVATING MOUSEKEYS(STICKY KEYS
    ).
    USING ALL THESE ABOVE KEYS YOU CAN DONE ANYTHING WITH YOUR KEYBOARD.
    USING STICKY KEYS YOU CAN USE THE NUM KEYPARD AS YOUR MOUSE.
    ALL THE BEST.
    THANK YOU.






  32. #32
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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    Hello friend,

    These are the some of the shortcut keys used in your Windows computer.

    1.Ctrl+N=open a new window.

    2.Ctrl+T=open a new tab.

    3.Ctrl+W=Close a current window tab.

    4.Ctrl+R=Refresh.

    5.Esc=stop.

    6.Alt+left arrow=back.

    7.Alt+right arrow=forward.

    8.Page down=move a page down.

    9.Page up=Move a page up.

    10.Alt+home=Go to home page.

    11.Ctrl+B=To make selected text bold.

    12.Ctrl+u=underline the selected text.

    13.Ctrl+c=copy.

    14.Ctrl+v=Paste.

    15.Ctrl+X=cut what is selected.

    16.Ctrl+A=Select all.

    These are the some shortcut keys used in windows computer.

    Have a nice day.........

  33. #33
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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    Hello dude,

    Some Commonly Used Shortcuts are below,
    (Win Means Windows Button, RCL Means Right Click Button)

    Hold Win + E -> My Computer.
    Hold Alt + Enter -> Properties of Selected File.
    Hold Win + D -> Show your Desktop.
    Hit RCL , J -> Eject Selected USB Drive. (Press Right Click Button, It show the options Then Press J)
    Hit RCL , M -> Rename Selected File.
    Hit RCL , W , Enter -> Create New Folder
    Hit RCL , P -> Play Video Files.
    Hold Shift + Del -> Permanently delete Files.
    Hold Alt + Tab -> Switch to Next Window
    Hold CTRL + Z -> Undo
    Hold CTRL + C -> Copy
    Hold CTRL + X -> Cut
    Hold CTRL + V -> Paste
    Hold CTRL + P -> Print
    Hold Alt + F4 -> Shut Down or Close opened Window.

    Good Luck.,

  34. #34
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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    Hold Win + E -> My Computer.
    Hold Alt + Enter -> Properties of Selected File.
    Hold Win + D -> Show your Desktop.
    Hit RCL , J -> Eject Selected USB Drive. (Press Right Click Button, It show the options Then Press J)
    Hit RCL , M -> Rename Selected File.
    Hit RCL , W , Enter -> Create New Folder
    Hit RCL , P -> Play Video Files.
    Hold Shift + Del -> Permanently delete Files.
    Hold Alt + Tab -> Switch to Next Window
    Hold CTRL + Z -> Undo
    Hold CTRL + C -> Copy
    Hold CTRL + X -> Cut
    Hold CTRL + V -> Paste
    Hold CTRL + P -> Print
    Hold Alt + F4 -> Shut Down or Close opened Window

  35. #35
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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    Hi..

    There are many shortcut key that you can use




    F1: Help
    CTRL+ESC: Open Start menu
    ALT+TAB: Switch between open programs
    ALT+F4: Quit program
    SHIFT+DELETE: Delete item permanently
    SHIFT+right click: Displays a shortcut menu containing alternative commands
    SHIFT+double click: Runs the alternate default command (the second item on the menu)
    ALT+double click: Displays properties
    SHIFT+DELETE: Deletes an item immediately without placing it in the Recycle Bin
    F2: Rename object
    F3: Find all files
    CTRL+X: Cut
    CTRL+C: Copy
    CTRL+V: Paste
    CTRL+G: Opens the Go To Folder tool (in Windows 95 Windows Explorer only)
    CTRL+Z: Undo the last command
    CTRL+A: Select all the items in the current window
    BACKSPACE: Switch to the parent folder
    Windows Logo: Start menu
    Windows Logo+R: Run dialog box
    Windows Logo+M: Minimize all
    SHIFT+Windows Logo+M: Undo minimize all
    Windows Logo+F1: Help
    Windows Logo+E: Windows Explorer
    Windows Logo+F: Find files or folders








    All the best

  36. #36
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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    for shutting down use "alt + F4" or "alt + s " or window key.
    F11 for full screen . n F5 for refresh . Esc for close the program.
    ctrl +s saving files, ctrl +o opening files, ctrl +n for new files, ctrl + c copy files, ctrl + v pasting , ctrl +x cutting, . etc.

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    Dear Friend,

    There are various shorcut in windows computer:

    Win+Home: Clear all but the active window.

    Win+Space: All windows become transparent so you can see through to the desktop.

    Win+Up arrow: Maximize the active window.

    Shift+Win+Up arrow: Maximize the active window vertically.

    Win+Down arrow: Minimize the window/Restore the window if it's maximized.

    Win+Left/Right arrows: Dock the window to each side of the monitor.

    Shift+Win+Left/Right arrows: Move the window to the monitor on the left or right.

    Ctrl+Shift+N: Creates a new folder in Windows Explorer.

    Alt+Up: Goes up a folder level in Windows Explorer.

    Alt+P: Toggles the preview pane in Windows Explorer.

    Shift+Right-Click on a file: Adds Copy as Path, which copies the path of a file to the clipboard.

    Shift+Right-Click on a file: Adds extra hidden items to the Send To menu .

    Shift+Right-Click on a folder: Adds Command Prompt Here, which lets you easily open a command prompt in that folder .

    Win+P: Adjust presentation settings for your display.

    Thank You!!!

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    Hi...........

    There are many shortcut keys are available that you can use

    Alt + F >>File menu options in current program.
    Alt + E >>Edit options in current program
    F1 >>Universal Help in almost every Windows program.
    Ctrl + A >>Select all text.
    Ctrl + X >>Cut selected item.
    Shift + Del >>Cut selected item.
    Ctrl + C >>Copy selected item.
    Ctrl + Ins >>Copy selected item
    Ctrl + V >>Paste
    Shift + Ins >>Paste
    Ctrl + P >>Print the current page or document.
    Home >>Goes to beginning of current line.
    Ctrl + Home >>Goes to beginning of document.
    End >>Goes to end of current line.
    Ctrl + End >>Goes to end of document.
    Shift + Home >>Highlights from current position to beginning of line.
    Shift + End >>Highlights from current position to end of line.
    Ctrl + Left arrow >>Moves one word to the left at a time.
    Ctrl + Right arrow >>Moves one word to the right at a time.

    Windows function key shortcuts

    F1 >>Activates help for current open application. If you're at the Windows Desktop, this will activate the help for Windows.
    F2 >>Renames a highlighted icon, file, or folder in all versions of Windows.
    F3 >>Starts find or search when at the Windows Desktop in all versions of Windows.
    F4 >>In Windows 95 and later this opens the drive selection or address bar when browsing files in Windows Explorer.
    F6 >>While in Windows Explorer, this will move the cursor to different Windows Explorer pane or in Windows 7 browse available drives.
    F8 >>Pressing F8 over and over as the computer is booting will start the computer in Safe Mode.
    F10 >>Activates the File menu bar in all versions of Windows.



    All the best

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    There are so many short cuts that can be performed on windows computer in our regular operations.

    Some of them I will discuss

    Ctrl + c : this shortcut will be used to copy the data.

    Before using the short cut key, that specific file should be selected.

    Ctrl + v. this shortcut generally we will use for pasting the data somewhere.

    Ctrl + X this short cut will be used to cut the data or file.

    Alt + F4 this will be used to close any kind of window

    Ctrl +S is for saving the file

    Ctrl + p is used for printing purpose

    like that there are number of short cuts.

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    Hello My Dear Dude ...

    There are so many various shortcuts used in windows computer

    And generally these are impossible to tell you all the Short cuts D


    So i am giving you the links where you will find the short cuts in them


    They are ...


    http://www.hongkiat.com/blog/100-keyboard-shortcuts-windows/


    http://www.computerhope.com/shortcut/windows.htm





    ALL THE VERY GOOD LUCK

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    Re: Shortcuts which are used on a windows computer?

    There are so many shortcuts that are available in windows computer.You can find all those short cuts in windows help by typing the keyboard shortcuts in the help search.

    The mainly used shortcuts are


    • Alt+tab to switch betwwen open applications
    • Ctrl+tab to switch between program groups,tabs or documents
    • Alt +Prntscr to take the screen shot
    • Ctrl +Esc open windows start menu
    • Alt+Esc Switch between open applications in taskbar
    • Each functional keys has its own short cut

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